TITLE

Quark, Adobe show wares at Seybold

AUTHOR(S)
Rooney, Paula
PUB. DATE
April 1993
SOURCE
PC Week;4/19/93, Vol. 10 Issue 15, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Quark Inc. and Adobe Systems Inc.'s demonstrations of forthcoming applications at the Seybold Seminars in Boston, Massachusetts. Previous reputation for chronic product delays; Macintosh and Windows upgrades by Quark; Incorporation of the EfiColor Xtension in Quark's Version 3.2; Adobe software's Distiller component; Pricing; Related developments.
ACCESSION #
9311156795

 

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